Friday 6 May, 1pm. Open to all. Free.
Regent Hall, 275 Oxford Street, London W1C 2DJ map & directions
(near Oxford Circus Tube, opposite British Home Stores)
– William Bennett will play Syrinx for unaccompanied flute by Debussy.
– Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Gluck will be performed in a special arrangement for small ensemble.
– John Amis will speak about Richard’s life and career.
– Excerpts from recordings of Richard will be played.
– copies of Flute, the quarterly journal of the British Flute Society, which is to celebrate Richard’s life, will be available.
– FLUTE , Richard’s autobiography, will be on sale.
Admission is free, but voluntary contributions towards Regent Hall’s overheads would be much appreciated